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If you have been laid off

Tips for rebounding from being laid off

The best tips for rebounding from a layoff? Consider the following, compliments…

If you have been laid off
SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.

SFUSD is learning how to better serve youths

I love to learn and I bet you do, too. At the…

SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.
SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.

New state standards raising education level

We're a week into the new school year, and by now students…

SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.
SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.

Filling out forms an important start to new school year

From the desk of the superintendent: I greeted hundreds of students Monday…

SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File photoRichard Swerdlow

Back to school: A few tips to start the year

School starts for our students next week and I am so excited…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File photoRichard Swerdlow
If you have been laid off

Leaving a job with no hard feelings

How can you leave your job gracefully? Howard Seidel, a career and…

If you have been laid off

Job hopping is now OK

Job hopping used to be the kiss of death on your résumé.…

Advice from an older worker: Stay in the moment

Q: I have followed your column for years, for your job search…

Exhibit behaviors that cause people to think about you when they need help

Mark Hopkins is a venture capitalist and the author of "Shortcut to…

Turn your frustrations around

According to a new survey by jobs site Monster.com, although many current…

Hiring manager offers tips to ace job interview

Dana Manciagli has seen it all. In her more than 30 years…

If you have been laid off

Be sure you aim carefully after firing off résumé

A job-search author from years gone by was talking about following through…

If you have been laid off

For résumés, avoid cliches and empty phrases

Do you think that describing yourself as highly qualified, a self-starter or…